Monday, March 27, 2006
The newly formed joint organisation Lambeth and Southwark Groundwork are bidding for funds for environmental improvements in Brighton Terrace, Brixton -this is just off the Brixton Road running up to Trinity Square.
A new facility is to be provided in a disused bakery by the Primary Care Trust
to help with the rehabilitation of people with drug dependencies.
To help with community reassurance, improvements to community safety are planned for the communal spaces in Brighton Terrace.
There will be a bidding process on GMTV of the scheme entitled "SAFE AND SOUND" week commencing 3rd. April
Viewers will be able to make their views count through phone text and online voting
Further information Rebecca Towers 0845 434 9601
Following representations about the safety of the new layout at this junction to
Clr Michelle Pearce Southwark transport have appointed an outside firm to carry out a safety audit.
There have been two accidents since the new priorities have been introduced.
And a study carried out today by the Forum highlighted issues with the safety
of the zebra crossing.
Saturday, March 25, 2006
PENNED IN THE MARGINS POETRY READINGS
is now happening
FRIDAY 7 APRIL FROM 8PM
AT Island Arts Studio 290 Milkwood Road SE OE
INGRID ANDREW...local wordsmith and singer songwriter
HEATHER TAYLOR Canadian poet and author of Horizon and Back
TOM CHIVERS MC POET AND HOST www.pennedinthemargins.com
7375 0258 ( office) 07729 887 236
Friday, March 24, 2006
FORUM 30TH MARCH 7PM LATE ADDITION TO AGENDA
JO NEGRINI INTERIM PROGRAMME DIRECTOR FOR REVITALISE
AND ROBERT OVERALL EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR ENVIRONMENT AND ARTS WILL MAKE A PRESENTATION TO THE FORUM ON 30TH
HALF MOON LANE BAPTIST CHURCH HALL ( CORNER OF WINTERBROOK ROAD
The Community is still eagerly awaiting the news that Lambeth has concluded a lease with FUSION to ensure the future of the Lido. THE CLASSES, however, continue 7 days a week ,all year-round in the LIDO BUILDINGS including WHIPPERSNAPPERS WORKSHOPS FOR under 5s acrobatics for older children and Yoga, Tai Chi , Kung FU and more for adults RING 7738 6633 or look at timetables on www.brockwelllido.com
ENTRANCE IS VIA THE SIDE DOOR ON CARPARK SIDE
LAMBETH AND FUSION ASSURE US THERE WILL BE SWIMMING IN THE LIDO THIS SUMMER...............Mary Hill chair of BLU
Thursday, March 23, 2006
Can anyone offer suitable DRAW PRIZES for the winning tickets in the WALK.?
Everyone who completes the 7 miles can enter the Prize Draw. We are looking
for THEATRE TICKETS-PLANTS-TENNIS LESSON/Match with celebrity player, GIG TICKETS -MEALS FOR TWO.
Is there a service of item you can offer that would make a good prize? All ideas welcome!!
Paul Reynolds Brockwell Park MAC treasurer firstname.lastname@example.org
Andy Walker Chair fundraising and event organiser email@example.com
0870 066 8742.
The only recruitment criteria will be proximity to the school there will be no academic selection.
Its perhaps worth clarifying that the Herne Hill Forum was asked to get together a small number of representatives from key community projects to meet Mr Andreson, the new chief executive for Lambeth. We were very restricted in numbers to be invited as it was intended to be a 30 min introduction as you can see from the article below we did well to pack as many in as we did.
All the projects represented rely on public sector funding for their existence or project development and this was the basis of selection, so that if ever their name comes across Mr Anderson's desk he can put a face to it.
Wednesday, March 22, 2006
THURSDAY 30TH MARCH 7-9PM
BAPTIST CHURCH HALL
30 HALF MOON LANE
CORNER OF WINTERBROOK ROAD
Crime and Community Safety
City Academy update
Soap box for slot email firstname.lastname@example.org)
BROCKWELL Park Lottery Bid update
Monday, March 20, 2006
Mr Anderson met invited members from local groups on a brief visit to Herne Hill and Brockwell Park today Monday. He visited the junction, the Alternative space project
Brockwell Hall, the Lido and Whippersnappers.
The following turned up and had the opportunity to brief Mr Anderson on their respective projects.
Maude Estwick Milkwood Residetns Association.
Rowena Estwick MRA and Popular Youth Association.
Laura Morland Friends of Brockwell Park & MAC
Giles Gibson chair HHF
Alastair Hanton Junction Steering Group
Lucy Davies 198 Gallery
Caroline Burghard Whippersnappers
Yvonne Levy Brockwell Lido Users Group
Sgt Tom Cornish and Kate Newham Community Safety Officer
and Julie Wilkinson and Chris Sipidias Brixton Town Centre Team.
Paul Reynolds HHF
Saturday, March 18, 2006
2nd annual walk organised by Andy Walker for the Brockwell Park Lottery Bid.
starting from BROCKWELL HALL from 10.00 onwards. Entry is £5 and £2 for children.
The walk will take in MILKWOOD PARK, AND RUSKIN PARKS GREENDALE DULWICH PARK, COX'S WALK SYDENHAM HILL WOODS AND BELAIR PARK
ENTRY FORMS WILL BE AVAILABLE SOON
Menwhile for further information contact Andy Walker 07711 529 221
A five parks website will be opening shortly www.fiveparkswalk.org
Full details of entry applications weill be posted here once the website is operational and forms are out. Entry can be paid on the day.
Thursday, March 16, 2006
JOINT EXHIBITION BY LAMBETH DEPARTMENT FOR EDUCATION AND ARK
You are invited to a pre-planning exhibition at Jessop School, Lowden Road on Tuesday 21st March 3.30-5pm
and Wednesday22nd. from 3.30-7pm.
The words City Academy are not used in the publicity material. for further information
contact email@example.com telephone
telephone changed today 23rd march 0870 066 8742
Monday, March 13, 2006
OF WINTERBROOK ROAD
COMMUNITY WARDENS SOUTHWARK
SUPT PAUL WILSON LAMBETH CRIME AND COMMUNITY SAFETY
JUNCTION REGENERATION PLANS
DUSTCARTS DEPOT RELOCATION TO MILKWOOD ROAD
BRIXTON TOWN CENTRE TEAM CURRENT PROJECTS
SOAP BOX -YOUR SHOUT
LIDO LEASE UPDATE
BROCKWELL PARK LOTTERY BID
A local resident and his gentle 7 year old Cairn terrier were attacked by 5 terriers close to entrance to Brockwell Park at the weekend. The dog, Bracken, has undergone surgery today for abcesses following the attack and her owner had to attend hospital outpatients for treatment. The force of the attacked caused the owner to fall over.
The offending dogs were a pack of 5 black terriers.
The incident has been reported to the police and parks rangers any information
on this please contact firstname.lastname@example.org or
Saturday, March 11, 2006
A house in two flats was badly gutted by fire in early hours of Friday morning. One resident jumped from an upper floor to escape the fire and broke both legs in the process. We understand that there were at least two people in the building at the time and have no further information.
BAPTIST CHURCH 30 HALF MOON LANE
CORNER OF WINTERBROOK ROAD
The transcript of the BBC programme broadcast this week is available from email@example.com
Thursday, March 09, 2006
Southwark have confirmed implementation will take place in April to include the Warmington Carver Ruskin Howletts and Hollingbourne. The hours of operation will be 12 till 2pm only
whiCH will give greatest opportunity for short term parking for the shops in Half Moon Lane
( both ends) and etended hours in the Norwood Road and removal of a couple of bays at 286
Croxted Road. Regrettably there is no provision for motor bike parking anywhere in the ZONE
Tuesday, March 07, 2006
The 37 southbound only (direction Peckham) diversion caused by roadworks at the junction of Half Moon Lane and Village Way was due to end on Monday 6th March. Throughout today, 7th March, buses continued to operate off-route over this sector, with passengers boarding/alighting outside Herne Hill Sorting Office and then travelling non-stop via Red Post Hill to North Dulwich station.
We shall advise via the blogspot as soon as this diversion ceases .
42 bus -- no final decision yet
The long-running saga of the 42 bus is some way from being resolved. Favoured option is the Spurling Road (Goose Green) terminus point, following the news that Sainsbury's cannot accommodate the turn-round.
Meanwhile the service continues to add passengers, is remarkably reliable and at weekends has double decker operation on some services.
Monday, March 06, 2006
THURSDAY MARCH 30, BAPTIST CHURCH HALL
corner of Winterbrook Road and Half Moon Lane.
The next Public Forum takes place on the above date from 7 to 9 pm.Topics already confirmed are the eagerly-awaited update on the Herne Hill Junction and a chance to hear about the Southwark Community Wardens.
The Forums are a great opportunity for local residents to speak, address the meeting on any "soap-box" items you have been storing up, and hear updates on a whole range of local issues.
We'll be delivering the Agenda through your door but please note the date now and watch this space!
The Community Council, which covers Village, East Dulwich and College Wards, meets tonight at 7pm at Christ Church, 263 Barry Road.
Following some considerable customer research Transport for London intends to introduce a new modular bus shelter -- called Voyager -- which is designed to give better protection from the elements and will be constructed in different shapes and sizes to fit the varying sites. It will also be far more disability-friendly.
Of course you always read these things first on the HH Forum blogspot!
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